The poet Michael Kwaku Kesse Somuah was awarded in an international poetry contest and dedicated his award to Omilos as well

Poet Michael Kwaku Kesse Somuah, member of our Literary Workshop, received the award "World Empowered Youth Poet" in Canada at the international competition of World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival.


Mike has met the work of Omilos and has travelled from Ghana especially to participate in our international seminar and to visit Omilos.


At the award ceremony in Canada Mike dedicated his award to Omilos, as well.


We quote his words:


What an Honor to be awarded the World Empowered Youth Poet in Canada. God bless the Poet. God bless the Executive Director, Ariadne Sawyer of World Poetry Canada, the Premier of University of British Colombia, the Mayor of Vancouver, The Governor General of Canada and the World poetry team This award is to my Parents (Mr. J.K.K Somuah, Dora Gyamfuah), siblings, loved ones and friends, Adwoa Addae, Omilos Eksipiretiton, Tuck Magazine, Poetry Space UK, Ghana Association of Writers', Atukwei Okai, all aspiring Poets, etc... etc... It's to you. For without you nothing would have made sense”


We warmly thank him and congratulate him with all our love! We also wish him to receive even more awards!


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